Petition 81354

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Prostitution (81354-C2-¶161.G)

Amend ¶161.G as follows:  
We recognize that sexuality ...
We deplore all forms... We call for the establishment of adequate protective services, guidance, and counseling opportunities for children thus abused. We strongly oppose efforts to legalize prostitution. We insist...

Rationale

The practice of prostitution is inherently exploitative of the prostitutes, degrading to all parties involved, and corrupting to the surrounding community.  Such impersonal encounters violate God’s plan for human sexuality.  Women and men working as prostitutes often do so as a result of various forms of coercion and/or being mentally...